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1st
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2nd
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To Governor
Title
Plastics and Packaging Reduction Act
Sponsored by
Senators Augustine, Beidle, Benson, Carter, Elfreth, Ellis, Feldman, Guzzone, Kagan, Kelley, King, Kramer, Lam, Lee, Patterson, Peters, Pinsky, Rosapepe, Smith, Sydnor, Waldstreicher, Washington, Young, and Zucker
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Prohibiting a store from distributing plastic carryout bags to a customer at the point of sale; requiring a store to charge and collect at least 10 cents for each durable carryout bag the store provides to a customer; authorizing a store to retain all money collected under certain circumstances; providing certain penalties for certain violations of the Act under certain circumstances; establishing the Single-Use Products Workgroup; requiring the Workgroup to study and make recommendations regarding single-use products; etc.
Committees
Original:
Finance
Details
Cross-filed with: HB0209
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2020, July 1, 2021
Creates a Task Force or Commission
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/22/2020
Legislative Date
1/22/2020
Action
First Reading Finance
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/22/2020
Legislative Date
1/22/2020
Action
Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - First - Plastics and Packaging Reduction Act
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 1/22/2020 1/22/2020 First Reading Finance
Senate 1/22/2020 1/22/2020 Hearing 2/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Text - First - Plastics and Packaging Reduction Act
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Last Updated: 2/7/2020 8:13 AM